Food Science/Sensory Science Intern

internship - full time, paid

Davis Sensory Institute
Davis, CA
Closed
Posted 49 Days ago
Davis Sensory Institute
Davis, CA
internship - full time, paid
Posted 49 Days ago

Description

Food Science/Sensory Science Internship Davis Sensory Institute - Davis, CA Full-timeEstimated: $22,000 - $29,000 a year Skills * Excel * Microsoft Word * Microsoft Powerpoint * Microsoft Office Join the Davis Sensory Institute team for a hands on experience of the world of sensory and consumer research. We are looking for an aspiring sensory scientist. This opportunity has the possibility to lead a permanent job. This internship will trained you in the different aspects of sensory science in sample preparation, consumer testing, discrimination testing, data analysis, report writing, communication with industrial clients, running a descriptive analysis panel including panel management, administering on-line questionnaires, etc. An employee position offer is a possibility over the course of training at the institute. In this internship, you will need to multi-task and interact with many panelists and consumers. We are seeking candidates who are keen on learning and have a strong interest in the field of sensory science. If you are self-motivated, know how to prioritize, enjoy learning, interact well with persons of different backgrounds, this internship opportunity provides an excellent learning experience. Qualifications: * Knowledge of sensory evaluations and statistics * Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) * Excellent verbal/written communication skills * Ability to remain flexible and adapt quickly to external environment and requirement changes * Ability to manage multiple priorities and shift focus between tasks * Sharp attention to detail Job Types: Full-time, Part-time Experience: * Sensory Science: 1 year (Preferred) Location: * Davis, CA 95616 (Preferred) Working days: * Monday * Tuesday * Wednesday * Thursday * Friday Typical start time: * 10AM Typical end time: * 6PM

Skills

data analysis, statistics, food science, sample preparation, sensory evaluation, microsoft office, microsoft excel, microsoft powerpoint, microsoft word, management, training, organization, report writing, testing, cooking

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